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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
1. (used to refer to beverages)
a. like drinking
Tengo ganas de tomar una taza de café.I feel like drinking a cup of coffee.
b. from drinking
Absténgase de tomar alcohol durante el embarazo.Abstain from drinking alcohol during pregnancy.
c. to drink
Tuve oportunidad de tomar una bebida muy rara cuando estuve en Afghanistán.I had the opportunity to drink a really strange beverage when I was in Afghanistan.
2. (used to refer to means of transport)
a. like taking
Alberto dice que tiene ganas de tomarse un avión a cualquier lado, lejos de aquí.Alberto says he feels like taking a plane to go anywhere, far from here.
b. from taking
Juan trató de disuadirme de tomar un taxi.Juan tried to dissuade me from taking a taxi.
c. to take
Todavía tenemos tiempo de tomar el tren de las 8 am.We still have time to take the 8 am train.
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